William Sanderson

Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Blade Runner (1982) | Newhart (1982-1990) | Last Man Standing (1996)
AWARDS 
1 win & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Bill Sanderson | William J. Sanderson
NICKNAME  
Bill
BORN 
Jan 10, 1944 (age 73)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (54 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (70 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Bravest WarriorsBravest Warriors (TV Series) Alien Perkalus ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for True BloodTrue Blood (TV Series) Sheriff Bud Dearborne ( 39 episodes, 2008–2012 )  Less 2008–2012 39
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  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Norbert Mobley ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Mike & MollyMike & Molly (TV Series) Dennis ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Bar KarmaBar Karma (TV Series) James ( 12 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 12
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  • Primary photo for Criminal Minds: Suspect BehaviorCriminal Minds: Suspect Behavior (TV Series) Leonard Keane ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (TV Series) Jim ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for TraumaTrauma (TV Series) Captain Edward Smith ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Blue Balloon (Nov 30, 2009) Captain Edward Smith  Less
  • Primary photo for Starz Inside: The Face Is FamiliarStarz Inside: The Face Is Familiar (TV Movie) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for LostLost (TV Series) Oldham ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for LifeLife (TV Series) Holt Easley ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for DeadwoodDeadwood (TV Series) E.B. Farnum ( 36 episodes, 2004–2006 )  Less 2004–2006 36
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  • Primary photo for MonkMonk (TV Series) Joshua Skinner ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Without a TraceWithout a Trace (TV Series) Wally Sykes ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
    • Kam Li (Mar 13, 2003) Wally Sykes  Less
  • Primary photo for Monte WalshMonte Walsh (TV Movie) Skimpy Eagens  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Dharma & GregDharma & Greg (TV Series) Mike ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Walker, Texas RangerWalker, Texas Ranger (TV Series) Mayor / Will Stanton ( 3 episodes, 1996–2001 )  Less 1996–2001 3
  • Primary photo for Crossfire TrailCrossfire Trail (TV Movie) Dewey (the bartender)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Resurrection Blvd.Resurrection Blvd. (TV Series) Clancy The Illegal Gun Dealer ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Suenos (Jul 3, 2000) Clancy The Illegal Gun Dealer  Less
  • Primary photo for Miracle on the Mountain: The Kincaid Family StoryMiracle on the Mountain: The Kincaid Family Story (TV Movie) Helicopter Pilot  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Psyko FerretPsyko Ferret (TV Movie) Stan Veinous (voice)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for L.A. HeatL.A. Heat (TV Series) The Monk ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for The Angry BeaversThe Angry Beavers (TV Series) Ditto Otto / Clerk ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Maximum BobMaximum Bob (TV Series) Dicky Crowe ( 5 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 5
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  • Primary photo for JumanjiJumanji (TV Series) Professor J.S. Ibsen ( 5 episodes, 1996–1998 )  Less 1996–1998 5
    • Young Alan (Sep 15, 1998) Professor J.S. Ibsen (voice)  Less
    • The Trial (Nov 23, 1997) Professor J.S. Ibsen (voice)  Less
    • The Gift (Feb 16, 1997) Professor J.S. Ibsen (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Babylon 5: ThirdspaceBabylon 5: Thirdspace (TV Movie) Deuce  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Mr. Simmons ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Aaahh!!! Real MonstersAaahh!!! Real Monsters (TV Series) Melvin / Janitor / Otis ( 2 episodes, 1995–1997 )  Less 1995–1997 2
  • Primary photo for George & LeoGeorge & Leo (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Cow and ChickenCow and Chicken (TV Series) Cowboy ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for George WallaceGeorge Wallace (TV Movie) T.Y. Odum  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for CoachCoach (TV Series) Larry / Jesse ( 3 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 3
  • Primary photo for ERER (TV Series) Mr. Percy ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The PretenderThe Pretender (TV Series) Roy Abbot ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for AndersonvilleAndersonville (TV Movie) Munn  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The MarshalThe Marshal (TV Series) Philbrick ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for SiringoSiringo (TV Movie) Tully  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Santo BugitoSanto Bugito (TV Series) Clem ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Batman: The Animated SeriesBatman: The Animated Series (TV Series) Dr. Karl Rossum / Karl Rossum / Rossum ( 4 episodes, 1992–1994 )  Less 1992–1994 4
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  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Edward Funsch ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • Blood (Sep 30, 1994) Edward Funsch  Less
  • Primary photo for Babylon 5Babylon 5 (TV Series) Deuce ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for MatlockMatlock (TV Series) Mickey Sanders ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
    • The Crook (Feb 3, 1994) Mickey Sanders  Less
  • Primary photo for Return to Lonesome DoveReturn to Lonesome Dove (TV Mini-series) Lippy Jones ( 4 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993 4
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  • Primary photo for Ned Blessing: The Story of My Life and TimesNed Blessing: The Story of My Life and Times (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for SirensSirens (TV Series) Male Store Owner ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Young RidersThe Young Riders (TV Series) Emmett Barnett ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
    • The Debt (Jul 16, 1992) Emmett Barnett  Less
  • Primary photo for Mann & MachineMann & Machine (TV Series) Dr. William Unzer ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Dangerous CurvesDangerous Curves (TV Series) Bobby Havens ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Married with ChildrenMarried with Children (TV Series) Cousin Eb ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Sometimes They Come BackSometimes They Come Back (TV Movie) Carl Mueller (age 44)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for NewhartNewhart (TV Series) Larry ( 91 episodes, 1982–1990 )  Less 1982–1990 91
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  • Primary photo for Lonesome DoveLonesome Dove (TV Mini-series) Lippy Jones ( 4 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 4
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  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Norman Blane ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
    • The Call (Nov 19, 1988) Norman Blane  Less
  • Primary photo for The Man Who Broke 1,000 ChainsThe Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains (TV Movie) Trump  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Dalton: Code of Vengeance IIDalton: Code of Vengeance II (TV Movie) Bobby Fuller  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Defiant OnesThe Defiant Ones (TV Movie) Mason  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Streets of JusticeStreets of Justice (TV Movie) Weasel  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Women of San QuentinWomen of San Quentin (TV Movie) Countee (as William J. Sanderson)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for It Takes TwoIt Takes Two (TV Series) Earl ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Who Will Love My Children?Who Will Love My Children? (TV Movie) Cleve Shelby  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Executioner's SongThe Executioner's Song (TV Movie) Gibbs (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Knight RiderKnight Rider (TV Series) The Rev ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for American PlayhouseAmerican Playhouse (TV Series) Cowboy ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Bret MaverickBret Maverick (TV Series) Kenneth Broomick ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
    • Hallie (Feb 9, 1982) Kenneth Broomick  Less
  • Primary photo for Quincy M.E.Quincy M.E. (TV Series) Willie McCracken ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for Walking TallWalking Tall (TV Series) Stacy ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The Dukes of HazzardThe Dukes of Hazzard (TV Series) Collins ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Scared Straight! Another StoryScared Straight! Another Story (TV Movie) Harlan  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Starsky and HutchStarsky and Hutch (TV Series) Weirdo ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
    • Starsky vs. Hutch (May 8, 1979) Weirdo (as William J. Sanderson)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Other Side of VictoryThe Other Side of Victory (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1976
Self (13 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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